Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College is the largest hospitality school in Institute, based on student population. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College with credentials in hospitality.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in hospitality in Institute in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Institute's hospitality schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,500 per year in instate tuition and $19,182 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,070 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Institute. And if you live on campus at one of the Institute-based hospitality schools, you will have an added expense of $3,220 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,376.
After graduating with your credentials in hospitality, if you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Institute, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,220 hospitality professionals working in West Virginia and 810 working in the greater Institute area in 2010. Institute's hospitality professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Institute is $18,510 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for hospitality professionals.